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back to IE 6.0

If I remove IE 7 from programs will it revert back to IE 6? I just had Windows reinstalled by someone and not sure if that would work?

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If the computer has had windows reinstalled, and by default, came with ie7, it will not revert back to IE6 when uninstalled, but you can download ie6 from here:

Whether or not Windows will accept it, I don't know. If you must it is always possible to reinstall IE7 again or get Firefox with an IE6 theme if the look of IE6 is what you want.

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back to IE 6.0

Well I saved IE 6.0 to floppy so now if I remove 7.0 will I be able to install the 6.0 from the floppy? I just want to be sure I can get back online if I remove 7.0 first.

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Will do some googling

As it is almost 1am here in Australia I will post later but I don't think ie6 will actually fit on a floppy and is likely you do not have a copy of ie6. You will have to download.

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(NT) BTW, are you running Vista or XP?
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ie 6.0

running xp

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